Although the two had only been dating for a couple of months, Hammond was in New Orleans for the festivities.
A couple of weeks later, he and Williams were spotted on a dinner date at Tom and Anthony Martignetti’s East Pole restaurant in New York.
The Post continues that Hammond is 12 years Venus's junior, and is the son of socialite Dana Hammond and her ex-husband James.
He was Venus's date for Serena's wedding to Alexis Ohanian back in November, according to reports.
Not to mention, Hammond has his own money, as mentioned earlier in this article.
As for how serious things are, sources say that Williams is smitten with her guy, whom she often refers to as “Nicky.” And, after seeing her sister become a mother, having children is definitely on Williams’ mind.
“Nicky has met up with Venus in Palm Beach, where his family has a million mansion as well as in the Hamptons, where they have a million house,” a source shared.
Williams turned 37 on June 17 while her beau is only 25.
It has taken some people a while to figure out that Williams is no longer dating Elio Pis, a Cuban model whom she’d been linked to since 2012.On Monday morning (May 28, 2018) the American Sun-Times reported Venus Williams and boyfriend, to be shopping for engagement rings.The couple was seen closely eyeing some pricey bling in a couple of major jewelry stores — especially major diamond baubles that could only be described as the kind usually slipped on a woman’s left-hand ring finger. (read more)According to some insiders, they'll soon be engaged. Rumor Explodes on Twitter Naturally, the Sun-Times’ article sent Facebook and Twitter into a frenzy. In fact, some outlets — like Who’s Dated Who — still have Williams and Pis paired up.Pis was working as a model when he and Williams met.